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U.S. Shale Struggles To Ride Out The Storm

U.S. Shale Struggles To Ride Out The Storm

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Oil Prices Slump As Iran Tensions Ease

Oil Prices Slump As Iran Tensions Ease

Jan 10, 2020 at 12:12 | Editorial Dept

U.S. West Texas Intermediate crude oil futures are in a position to finish sharply lower for the week after hitting a multi-month high just a few days ago. The selling…

Is The U.S. Really Insulated From A Middle East Oil Outage?

Is The U.S. Really Insulated From A Middle East Oil Outage?

Jan 10, 2020 at 12:11 | Editorial Dept

Friday, January 10, 2020 1. Oil and gold fall on Iran de-escalation- Both crude oil and gold fell sharply after the…

OPEC Production Falls As New Quotas Begin

OPEC Production Falls As New Quotas Begin

Jan 10, 2020 at 12:06 | Editorial Dept

Market Movers - A Reuters survey shows that OPEC’s production fell last month to 29.50 million bpd in the runup to the cartel’s new production quotas that started at the…

This Oil Major Is Set To Outperform

This Oil Major Is Set To Outperform

Jan 10, 2020 at 12:05 | Editorial Dept

Just over a year ago, I wrote a piece suggesting that energy investors should rethink their view of the big, integrated multinational oil firms. The Chevron (CVX)s and Exxon (XOM)s…

Fear Alone Cannot Sustain An Oil Price Rally

Fear Alone Cannot Sustain An Oil Price Rally

Jan 10, 2020 at 12:03 | Editorial Dept

Oil prices can’t catch a break for more than a day - not even with a high-profile assassination or attacks on Saudi Aramco. The only thing that will override the…

Iranian Cyberattack Hits Bahrain Oil Company

Iranian Cyberattack Hits Bahrain Oil Company

Jan 10, 2020 at 09:39 | Irina Slav

A cyberattack with a data-wiping malware originating in Iran hit Bahrain’s oil company Bapco in late December, ZDNet reports, citing unnamed sources. According to the report, the attack only…

IEA: The Oil Glut Is Going Nowhere

IEA: The Oil Glut Is Going Nowhere

Jan 10, 2020 at 09:22 | Irina Slav

Global oil markets will remain well supplied this year, with a possible overhang of some 1 million bpd, the head of the International Energy Agency, Fatih Bitol, told Reuters.…

Three Ways Oil Companies Can Prevent An Investor Exodus

Three Ways Oil Companies Can Prevent An Investor Exodus

Jan 09, 2020 at 16:13 | Alex Kimani

In financial and investment circles, mystery and high stakes frequently go hand in hand.  For more than a decade, esoteric fracking companies have been hot cakes for investors - particularly…

Operating Costs In Oil & Gas Are Falling Globally And This Country Is Leading

Operating Costs In Oil & Gas Are Falling Globally And This Country Is Leading

Jan 09, 2020 at 11:49 | Rystad Energy

Operational production costs in the oil and gas industry have fallen across the globe, with the United Kingdom emerging as a cost-cutting powerhouse among global offshore regions. A Rystad…

The U.S. Aims For Energy Storage Dominance

The U.S. Aims For Energy Storage Dominance

Jan 09, 2020 at 10:20 | Tsvetana Paraskova

The U.S. Department of Energy is launching a program to speed up the development and use of next-generation energy storage solutions and technologies, aiming to position the United States…

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